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Play to your strengths to build an ADR practice

February 19, 2018

Jon F. Reed and William L. Weber Jr. For most lawyers, practice experience is the cornerstone of their marketing and business development efforts. Potential clients want to know that you have the requisite skills and knowledge in your field, which instills ...

Parental alienation: a case study

February 19, 2018

By Marie E. Matyjaszek An unpublished Michigan Court of Appeals opinion, issued on January 23, reviewed a custody award involving parental alienation and deviations from child support (Brian Harner v Kayla Harner, Court of Appeals Case No. 338746). The case ...

Michigan's 44-year-old No-Fault Law is best for its driving future

February 19, 2018

Stephen Sinas Sinas Dramis Law FIrm The auto industry is working hard to improve vehicle safety by developing new technologies that will result in computers taking an increasingly active role in the operation of our vehicles. Many vehicles already have technology ...

It's time to review that partnership agreement

February 19, 2018

Dan Eller BridgeTower Media Newswires If your partnership was audited, would you want the IRS to select your representative? If you joined a partnership this year and it was subject to a tax assessment related to a year when you were not a partner, would you ...

ABA on client confidentiality in the 21st century

February 19, 2018

Nicole Black BridgeTower Media Newswires These days, news is shared in many ways, with online news outlets and social media sites contributing to the rapid — and sometimes viral — dissemination of information. Not surprisingly, details distributed ...

Four factors for lawyers seeking the right mediator

February 19, 2018

Thomas M. Maffei Christopher Blazejewski The amount of time and effort that lawyers put into finding the right mediator to resolve an important legal dispute should come as no surprise. Litigation is expensive and time-consuming, often taking years to get ...